The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 378 316 314
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -2
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 813 879 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.79% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 2.44% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 591 783 890
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,675 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39670 36067 40494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 32.48% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31412 29242 34245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -57 761 £45,000 +5.88% 81
London -74 199 £60,000 +4.34% 19
South East -26 160 £40,000 -4.76% 9
East of England +8 108 £47,500 +18.75% 12
North West -3 101 £37,500 +7.14% 8
South West +23 65 £34,250 -19.41% 8
Cheshire +43 57 £38,750 +6.89%
City of London -28 52 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Yorkshire -69 52 £40,000 -18.78% 7
Bedfordshire +13 47 £52,500 - 5
Surrey -19 44 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Warrington +17 43 £33,500 -7.58%
Suffolk +5 43 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Kent - 42 £43,750 - 1
West Midlands +4 38 £41,250 +6.45% 10
Maidstone - 37 £33,500 -
Scotland -9 35 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Manchester -34 35 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Bedford -4 34 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Ipswich +13 33 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Buckinghamshire +23 32 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Bristol -5 29 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Gloucestershire +37 27 £31,000 -7.46% 1
East Midlands -60 27 £34,000 -2.85% 6
Staffordshire +9 25 £40,000 - 5
West Yorkshire -78 25 £40,000 -20.00% 4
North Yorkshire -4 23 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Glasgow -17 23 £42,250 +12.66% 2
York 0 22 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Hampshire -19 20 £42,500 +13.33% 1

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 1136 (70.87%) .NET
2 1125 (70.18%) C#
3 883 (55.08%) SQL Server
4 809 (50.47%) SQL
5 751 (46.85%) ASP.NET
6 593 (36.99%) Microsoft
7 530 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
8 492 (30.69%) WCF
9 491 (30.63%) MVC
10 487 (30.38%) OO
11 479 (29.88%) JavaScript
12 476 (29.69%) .NET Framework
13 449 (28.01%) TDD
14 441 (27.51%) HTML
15 408 (25.45%) CSS
16 395 (24.64%) Web Services
17 390 (24.33%) Unit Testing
18 384 (23.96%) SOA
19 358 (22.33%) XML
20 357 (22.27%) jQuery
21 348 (21.71%) WPF
22 338 (21.09%) Finance
23 309 (19.28%) Windows
24 296 (18.47%) WinForms
25 290 (18.09%) ASP.NET MVC
26 289 (18.03%) MS Excel
27 272 (16.97%) Software Engineering
28 262 (16.34%) T-SQL
29 252 (15.72%) Java
30 246 (15.35%) Degree

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 129 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 84 (5.24%) WebLogic
3 70 (4.37%) IIS
4 68 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
5 56 (3.49%) Apache
5 56 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 49 (3.06%) WebSphere
7 33 (2.06%) Magnolia
8 32 (2.00%) TeamSite
9 26 (1.62%) CMS
10 25 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
12 16 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
12 16 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (0.87%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
14 6 (0.37%) nginx
14 6 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.31%) SAS
15 5 (0.31%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 289 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.43%) MS Project
3 14 (0.87%) MS Office
4 9 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.44%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.31%) Markit EDM
2 5 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.25%) Staffware
3 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.19%) Magento
4 3 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.12%) Exstream
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.12%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (1.12%) SaaS
4 16 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.37%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (0.37%) Route 53
6 3 (0.19%) Office 365
7 1 (0.062%) GitHub
7 1 (0.062%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 81 (5.05%) Internet
2 47 (2.93%) HTTP
3 22 (1.37%) SMS
4 17 (1.06%) Intranet
5 10 (0.62%) SAN
6 9 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.50%) NAS
7 8 (0.50%) Firewall
8 6 (0.37%) LDAP
9 4 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.25%) GPRS
9 4 (0.25%) UMTS
9 4 (0.25%) DHCP
9 4 (0.25%) DNS
10 3 (0.19%) SMTP
10 3 (0.19%) Network Security
11 2 (0.12%) MPLS
11 2 (0.12%) WAN
11 2 (0.12%) LAN
12 1 (0.062%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 883 (55.08%) SQL Server
2 232 (14.47%) Relational Database
3 208 (12.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 126 (7.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 87 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 80 (4.99%) RDBMS
7 72 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 70 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 65 (4.05%) MySQL
10 48 (2.99%) Oracle Database
11 44 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 40 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
13 37 (2.31%) MongoDB
14 28 (1.75%) NoSQL
15 25 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
17 18 (1.12%) Big Data
18 16 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
19 12 (0.75%) DataStage
20 9 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 233 (14.54%) Visual Studio
2 192 (11.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 152 (9.48%) Subversion
4 107 (6.67%) JUnit
5 88 (5.49%) Maven
6 58 (3.62%) Ant
7 54 (3.37%) NUnit
8 50 (3.12%) Eclipse
9 36 (2.25%) Git (software)
10 28 (1.75%) JIRA
11 27 (1.68%) Moq
12 25 (1.56%) Eclipse RCP
13 23 (1.43%) JMeter
14 20 (1.25%) Hudson
15 18 (1.12%) Jenkins
16 17 (1.06%) Gradle
16 17 (1.06%) Mercurial
17 16 (1.00%) Selenium
17 16 (1.00%) ReSharper
18 14 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 338 (21.09%) Finance
2 98 (6.11%) Banking
3 64 (3.99%) Marketing
4 59 (3.68%) Front Office
5 52 (3.24%) Games
6 31 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 30 (1.87%) Retail
8 27 (1.68%) Financial Institution
9 26 (1.62%) Back Office
10 24 (1.50%) French Language
10 24 (1.50%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.81%) Legal
12 8 (0.50%) Local Government
12 8 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.44%) Law
14 6 (0.37%) Billing
14 6 (0.37%) Advertising
15 3 (0.19%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.19%) German Language
15 3 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1018 (63.51%) Developer
2 457 (28.51%) .NET Developer
3 437 (27.26%) C# Developer
4 271 (16.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 232 (14.47%) Architect
6 197 (12.29%) Senior Developer
7 195 (12.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 187 (11.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 151 (9.42%) Solutions Architect
10 106 (6.61%) Web Developer
10 106 (6.61%) Software Developer
11 104 (6.49%) Java Developer
12 98 (6.11%) Software Engineer
13 78 (4.87%) Technical Architect
14 75 (4.68%) Analyst
15 71 (4.43%) Programmer
16 69 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
17 58 (3.62%) SQL Developer
18 56 (3.49%) .NET Web Developer
19 55 (3.43%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1136 (70.87%) .NET
2 751 (46.85%) ASP.NET
3 492 (30.69%) WCF
4 476 (29.69%) .NET Framework
5 441 (27.51%) HTML
6 408 (25.45%) CSS
7 395 (24.64%) Web Services
8 358 (22.33%) XML
9 357 (22.27%) jQuery
10 348 (21.71%) WPF
11 296 (18.47%) WinForms
12 290 (18.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 185 (11.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 176 (10.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 165 (10.29%) Ajax
16 143 (8.92%) LINQ
17 142 (8.86%) Spring
18 141 (8.80%) HTML5
19 116 (7.24%) J2EE
20 98 (6.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 176 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
2 139 (8.67%) Computer Science
3 110 (6.86%) Client/Server
4 74 (4.62%) Open Source
5 51 (3.18%) SystemC
6 50 (3.12%) Mathematics
6 50 (3.12%) Management Information System
7 48 (2.99%) NHS
8 47 (2.93%) Informatics
9 41 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
10 31 (1.93%) Hedge funds
11 30 (1.87%) Derivative
12 27 (1.68%) SWIFT
13 24 (1.50%) iPhone
14 23 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
15 21 (1.31%) Replication
16 20 (1.25%) Mobile App
17 17 (1.06%) FMCG
18 15 (0.94%) W3C
19 13 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 309 (19.28%) Windows
2 124 (7.74%) Linux
3 63 (3.93%) UNIX
4 47 (2.93%) Android
5 36 (2.25%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.37%) Windows Phone
8 20 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 17 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
11 16 (1.00%) Windows CE
12 14 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.75%) Solaris
14 10 (0.62%) Windows Phone 7
15 9 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.31%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.19%) Windows Vista
19 1 (0.062%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 530 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 491 (30.63%) MVC
3 487 (30.38%) OO
4 449 (28.01%) TDD
5 390 (24.33%) Unit Testing
6 384 (23.96%) SOA
7 272 (16.97%) Software Engineering
8 241 (15.03%) Scrum
9 192 (11.98%) OOD
10 174 (10.85%) Multithreading
11 155 (9.67%) UML
12 146 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
13 137 (8.55%) E-Commerce
14 134 (8.36%) Web Development
15 100 (6.24%) OOP
16 92 (5.74%) Domain-Driven Design
17 88 (5.49%) BDD
17 88 (5.49%) Data Modelling
18 78 (4.87%) Technical Architecture
19 77 (4.80%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1125 (70.18%) C#
2 809 (50.47%) SQL
3 479 (29.88%) JavaScript
4 262 (16.34%) T-SQL
5 252 (15.72%) Java
6 128 (7.99%) VB.NET
7 83 (5.18%) VB
8 67 (4.18%) C
9 54 (3.37%) C++
9 54 (3.37%) PL/SQL
10 47 (2.93%) VB6
11 37 (2.31%) Perl
12 30 (1.87%) VBScript
13 29 (1.81%) Scala
14 21 (1.31%) Groovy
15 18 (1.12%) Objective-C
16 17 (1.06%) Shell Script
17 15 (0.94%) PHP
17 15 (0.94%) F#
18 14 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 246 (15.35%) Degree
2 76 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (2.93%) MCP
4 28 (1.75%) MCPD
5 27 (1.68%) MCTS
5 27 (1.68%) MCSD
6 20 (1.25%) Security Cleared
7 18 (1.12%) SC Cleared
8 13 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
9 11 (0.69%) ISEB
10 10 (0.62%) MCAD
11 4 (0.25%) CITP
11 4 (0.25%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.19%) MCSE
12 3 (0.19%) MCDBA
12 3 (0.19%) CCNA
12 3 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.19%) MCITP
13 2 (0.12%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.12%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (8.55%) QA
2 26 (1.62%) HL7
3 12 (0.75%) WAI
4 11 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.31%) FATCA
5 5 (0.31%) COREP
6 4 (0.25%) Basel II
7 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.12%) TickIT
9 1 (0.062%) SLA
9 1 (0.062%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.062%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.062%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.50%) vSphere
3 8 (0.50%) vCloud
3 8 (0.50%) VMware ESX
4 6 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.19%) Novell eDirectory
7 1 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (1.37%) Puppet
2 20 (1.25%) Nagios
3 13 (0.81%) MOM
4 10 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.56%) Control-M
6 5 (0.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 5 (0.31%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 4 (0.25%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.19%) ZENworks
8 3 (0.19%) SCCM
8 3 (0.19%) SCOM
9 1 (0.062%) Novell Identity Manager
9 1 (0.062%) CA SiteMinder
9 1 (0.062%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.062%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.062%) Sun Identity Manager
9 1 (0.062%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 593 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 226 (14.10%) Oracle
3 97 (6.05%) IBM
4 53 (3.31%) VMware
5 51 (3.18%) JBoss
6 32 (2.00%) Vignette
7 26 (1.62%) DevExpress
8 25 (1.56%) Google
9 24 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (1.50%) Cognos
10 23 (1.43%) Sybase
11 22 (1.37%) Remedy
12 20 (1.25%) McKesson
13 18 (1.12%) Business Objects
14 17 (1.06%) Foundry
15 13 (0.81%) Cisco
15 13 (0.81%) NetApp
15 13 (0.81%) AccuRev
16 10 (0.62%) Adobe
17 9 (0.56%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +corporate benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus package, 23 Days Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
North West
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
London Borough of Hackney
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago